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Complaint against MCC
Voice of The Reader

Complaint against MCC

Sir, The street light on Paduvana Road A & B Block in Kuvempunagar, opposite House No. 457, has not been working for the last two months. I have lodged a complaint more than six times but no action has been taken by Mysuru City Corporation (MCC). Fed up with the callous attitude of the authorities,…

Do we really need traffic rules?
Voice of The Reader

Do we really need traffic rules?

Sir, It is an everyday affair for me when I start driving to my workplace, passing through Ring Road, Teresian College, Nazarbad Police Chowk to Sayyaji Rao Road. Enroute I find so many traffic violations whether at traffic signal lights at Teresian College or one-way from Nazarbad Police Station Circle to Sandesh Hotel or the…

Dasara and Mysuru Traffic
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Dasara and Mysuru Traffic

Sir, With Dasara nearing, traffic management in and around Mysore Palace becomes a nightmare for the Traffic Police. One of the prime traffic contributors are the City Buses. City bus is very much essential as it replaces lots of vehicles, but the routing of all the buses via City Bus Stand (CBS) and roaming around…

Control stray dog menace
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Control stray dog menace

Sir, In recent months many citizens have written in these columns about the stray dog problem in many parts of the city, which has now assumed menacing proportions. It has now become unsafe to take a walk on the streets because of this. It is not uncommon to see stray dogs attacking children who often…

Provide additional train service during Dasara season
Voice of The Reader

Provide additional train service during Dasara season

Sir, The recent development to allow advance reservation by AC coach to travel by Malgudi Express is a welcome step, especially owing to anticipated rush during the upcoming Dasara. As Dasara festival is just a few days away, necessary arrangement should be made by the Railways to arrange for special trains between Bengaluru and Mysuru….

Slow down at humps and barricades
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Slow down at humps and barricades

Sir, The main purpose of fixing metal barricades  or constructing a  road hump is to ensure that all motorists slow down at this point.  Humps or barricades are fixed in junctions to enable smooth flow of vehicles in all directions. But unfortunately in our city many of the motorists — especially the two-wheelers increase their…

Road safety rules in DL booklets: Some thoughts
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Road safety rules in DL booklets: Some thoughts

Sir, Recently I happened to go through my old Driving License (DL) booklet [Form-6] issued by RTO in Karnataka which, unlike the current plastic card, carried 17 simple but very important road safety messages both in English and Kannada. The present generation, who are getting their DL in the form of plastic card, is missing…

Deeds speak louder than words
Voice of The Reader

Deeds speak louder than words

Sir, Our Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) Commissioner, K.H. Jagadeesha, must be complimented for his honest and practical approach towards the overall development of Mysuru. On Sept. 26, through the people-friendly WhatsApp Us column of Star of Mysore, I had brought to the notice of the Commissioner regarding the uneven footpath in front of Marimallappa High…

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